Celebrating you!

Celebrating you!

BirthdaysJuly 31Lottie DardenSylvia FaisonJohnny LockamyAngie NewVirginia SmithAug. 1Margaret BrockDouglas HobbsCaleb Michael MadgarJean PerryGina Rob...

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


Obesity rates rising among women

Obesity rates rising among women

More American women than ever are obese, while the number of men carrying around far too many pounds has held steady, research shows. A second study f...

July 30th, 2016 |  


Rotary Club Sponsers Musical Theatre Workshop

Rotary Club Sponsers Musical Theatre Workshop

The Clinton Rotary Club sponsored a musical theatre workshop at The Performing Arts School. Two classes were offered free of charge to members of the ...

July 30th, 2016 |  


‘Poetry with a Twist’ to celebrate anniversary at Ribeyes

‘Poetry with a Twist’ to celebrate anniversary at Ribeyes

Valawaughn McCain’s vision of bringing exciting poetry events to Sampson County is going strong a year later.“Poetry With A Twist” i...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Duplin Wine Stomp set for Sept.10

Duplin Wine Stomp set for Sept.10

It’s almost time to stomp at one of the largest wineries in the South.Duplin Winery is celebrating 40 years of its annual Grape Stomp Celebratio...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Garland continues search for police chief

Garland continues search for police chief

GARLAND — A patrol car for a new police department has arrived, but commissioners are still searching for someone to drive it.During a special T...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Garland approves hazard plan

Garland approves hazard plan

GARLAND — Town officials approved a safety plan to ensure residents receive help during emergency situations.After a public hearing Tuesday, the...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Simpson, Schmidlin ready to lead

Simpson, Schmidlin ready to lead

With a new school year coming soon, the Board of Education for Sampson County Schools selected two new leaders.The group re-organized during a Monday ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools grads earn $22.6 million for scholarships

Sampson County Schools grads earn $22.6 million for scholarships

Recent graduates of Sampson County Schools earned more than $22.6 million in scholarships for the 2015-16 school year.According to a news release from...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Garland, Clinton centers seeks volunteers for meal program

Garland, Clinton centers seeks volunteers for meal program

For Marie Faircloth, delivering meals to senior citizens is like a ministry — and she’s looking forward to more people helping out.“...

July 26th, 2016 |